Indonesian officials routinely inflate rice harvest data, but their latest phony numbers could lead to a severe shortage, officials say.
Prices of mighty almonds are down amid El Nino-related cold and rain that could dampen pollinating activity and crop yields.
The recent El Nino storms only slightly increased the levels of California reservoirs that stand at half of historic depths, federal officials said.
Farmland REITs offer investors a way to join billionaires in the agricultural land-grab bet on a booming, and hungry, global population.
The government acted after confirmation the virus hit an Indiana turkey farm, alerting states to the danger and putting workers under surveillance.
Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are gobbling up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest.
Bird flu has infected a commercial turkey flock, though the strain is different from the one that caused an outbreak last year.
We haven't seen it yet, but legal U.S. pot could eventually crush one of the biggest historic weed exporters, Mexico.
Australia has skewered national stereotypes, plus some juicy-looking lamb, and fired-up social media with its latest Australia Day ad.
Dennis Moon, U.S. Trust Bank of America talks about how and why to invest in dirt.
CVS, Chevron, and J&J are among Michael Farr's top 10 stock picks for 2016. Here's why those and seven others made the list.
Cage-free eggs will take over the chain by 2025
More than 100 homes burned in a leading Australia tourist area as bushfires remained out of control, with officials predicting more blazes to come.
How do you feed 9 billion people by 2050? Focus on these four things, says Dorothy Hamilton.
This winter’s warm weather is a threat to commodity prices – but some more than others, Goldman Sachs said in a report on Tuesday.
Scientists are conducting an experiment to farm the crop on the Red Planet.
Scientists are undertaking an experiment that will bring them one step closer to growing the hearty potato on Mars.
Farmers will be hit hard by climate change. Here's how Prince Albert of Monaco is trying to help them out.
Dow Chemical and DuPont are expected to announce a merger of equals by Thursday, sources told CNBC.
But Deere CEO Samuel Allen says he's curious about the Fed's longer-term plan.